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by Geoff Metcalf -- I recently read a chilling story in MIT's Technology Review that was beyond spooky. Charlie Schmidt writes a long and frightening piece entitled "Beyond the Bar Code." "Within more…

The Emperor's new clothes: Part 2

by J.R. Nyquist -- Everyone has probably heard the Hans Christian Andersen story of "The Emperor's New Clothes." As it happens there is a sequel to this story, which has received little more…

Statehood for D.C. and Berkeley?

by Don Feder -- The politicians who control our nation's capital and their allies in the Democratic Party are about to try again to make the District of Columbia a state -- more…

'E.R.' goes from good to bad

by Jon Dougherty -- There are precious few nighttime television "series" that I watch when I come home after a day at the office because most of the garbage on at night more…

Overturn the illegal pardons

by Joseph Farah -- I was wrong. I admit it. I was quick out of the chute saying that there was nothing we could do about the 44 11th-hour pardons by President more…

Juggling your tax bill

by Barbara Simpson -- For you older-timers out there, the date March 15 still raises the hair on the back of your neck because you remember when that was the deadline. For more…

Fooling Mother Nature

by Gordon Prather -- Perhaps you wondered why Western Europeans seem to have gone all peculiar lately, prohibiting bio-engineered food imports, both plant and animal derived, all having undergone decades of development more…

The president speaks, but who is talking?

by Harry Browne -- The President’s speech to Congress showed the direction he wants to take us. I realize he may have sounded at times like a big-government liberal. Yes, he said more…

What to do aboutthe American wife?

by Cynthia Grenier -- I just about gagged as I began reading all these stories in the press about a new manual for women: "The Surrendered Wife" by one Laura Doyle, who more…